Robert V. Baker died Friday, April 5, 2019, at the Merit Health River Region Medical Center. He was 92.
Robert was born and raised in Claiborne Co. and had lived most of his life in Vicksburg where he retired from Marathon LeTourneau. He was a veteran of WWII serving in the U.S. Army and attended Northside Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Mildred H. Baker of Vicksburg; his 2 sons, Robert Baker of Pensacola, FL and Darrell Baker of Utica; his 7 grandchildren and his 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of Glenwood Funeral Home in Vicksburg with Rev. Rocky Henriques officiating. Interment will follow in Baker Cemetery in Claiborne Co. Visitation will be from Noon Tuesday until the hour of the service.
Pallbearers will be Daniel Baker, James Purvis, Buddy Kerr, Baker Purvis, Ethan Kerr and Greg Baker.